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Your Mental Health Stories in 1Graf

Share ButtonMany Millennials see health care as a matter of the body: primary care physicians and medical hospitals often come to mind. Between school, work, and sometimes raising a family, emotional health can become an afterthought when it comes to navigating …
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Your Preventative Care Stories in 1Graf

Share ButtonFear of the doctor is the least of many Millennials’ problems. Preventative care can be a challenge, especially if you live in a state without inclusive or expanded health care, or you simply have trouble navigating a complex system. This …
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Encouraging jobs report for nation's workers, including young adults

augustEchoing the national employment picture, young adults unemployment rate fell again last month, from 6.9 percent in July to 6.7 percent in August (seasonably adjusted). Young African Americans, a group with persistently high unemployment rates, also dropped nearly two points …
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Your FAFSA Stories, in 1Graf

Share ButtonThe Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) is a long, complicated, mandatory form in the higher education journey, and many young people still remember struggling to complete it long after graduation. Young Invincibles advocates for a simpler, shorter application, …
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Your Voices in 1Graf

Share ButtonAt Young Invincibles, we’re always searching for opportunities to highlight stories of every size. That’s why we’re thrilled to introduce 1Graf Friday, a weekly series of microstories featuring your experiences. On Tuesdays, we’ll tweet out an open-ended question surrounding our …
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Apprenticeships Make Pathways from Employment Dead Ends

Share ButtonAs Labor Day approaches, Young Invincibles wants to elevate the voices of the youngest generation in the workforce. Since the Great Recession, unemployment has steadily fallen, but young people have several hurdles to leap–18-24-year-olds still experience unemployment at the highest …
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New Report Finds Connection Between Student Debt & Shrinking Levels of Young Adult Entrepreneurship

Share ButtonFOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE August 30, 2016 Contact: Nina Smith, nina.smith@younginvincibles.org, 301-717-9006 New Report Finds Connection Between Student Debt & Shrinking Levels of Young Adult Entrepreneurship Young entrepreneurs are far more likely than their peers to earn incomes at the extremes …
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New Regulations Imposed on ITT Technical Institute Help Protect Students from Dubious Practices

Share ButtonFriday, August 26th, 2016 CONTACT: Nina Smith, nina.smith@younginvincibles.org, 301-717-9006 Yesterday, the Department of Education used its power to impose new regulations and financial oversight on ITT Technical Institute  (ITT Tech), including prohibiting the chain of schools from enrolling additional students who …
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UPDATED -MEDIA ADVISORY: Young Invincibles to Unveil New Analysis of Student Debt and Entrepreneurship

Share ButtonNOTE: Please note that the conference call number for the audio of the presentation has changed to  515 – 604-9000 Access Code: 265491.  FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE August 25, 2016 CONTACT: Nina Smith, nina.smith@younginvincibles.org, 301-717-9006   MEDIA ADVISORY: Young Invincibles to Unveil New Analysis of Student …
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2016 MILLENNIAL MEMO (August 24, 2016): Keeping tabs on higher education debates

Share Button2016 MILLENNIAL MEMO (August 24, 2016) With students headed back to school, keep an eye out for candidates on campuses across the country. Is a candidate your school? Drop me a note at colin.seeberger@younginvincibles.org and let me know. We’re just …
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